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Company Name: Marathon Petroleum Company LP  
Location Name: Texas CityTX
Location Address: 2401 5th Avenue South, Texas City, TX, United States (US), 77590
Education Level: Bachelor's Desired 
Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt


The position will be based out of Marathon Petroleum’s Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City, TX. The role entails leading and advancing Project Controls principles and techniques while supporting a portfolio of small area team projects ranging from $50M-$5MM.




  • Participate in development of project execution plans, schedules and cost control documentation, and maintaining project metrics throughout the duration of the project.
  • Apply cost control and other analytical techniques to quantify financial performance and projections.
  • Assembles all cost elements (WBS/CBS) involved in the defined scope of a project. 
  • Provide project controls expertise relating to the integration, controls and management of projects; including project planning and scheduling, manpower planning, cost control and risk management.
  • Apply project controls methods and procedures for each project phase from Conceptual through Implementation (including Close-Out and Commissioning)
  • Apply cost control and other analytical techniques to quantify financial performance and forecast projections via EVM (Earned Value Methodology)
  • Provide thorough project controls, an accountability/audit trail of major project decisions, to minimize company commercial risk.
  • Develop customized project management systems, applications and tools, as required, to meet specific project needs.
  • Provide project controls input for contractor selection, (i.e. pre-qualification assessment, bid inquiry development, bid evaluation and contract award recommendations).
  • Responsible for change management & contingency control
  • Develop &/or analyze reports to depict current project status and direction to help achieve project goals.
  • Interface with member of client project teams including project managers, construction, and accounting departments
  • Monitor and report on contractor progress and performance

Minimum requirements

  • Degree: Bachelors or Technical with related industry experience
  • Major Discipline: Construction Management, Engineering, Accounting, Business or related discipline
  • Computer Proficiencies: Ideal candidate would possess some skills and knowledge of the following systems: 1) SAP 2) SAP Business Intelligence 3) EcoSys EPC 4) Microsoft Office expertise (Excel/Access preferred)



About Marathon Petroleum Corporation

MPC is the nation's second-largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity of approximately 1.9 million barrels per calendar day in its six-refinery system. Marathon brand gasoline is sold through approximately 5,600 independently owned retail outlets across 20 states and the District of Columbia. In addition, Speedway LLC, an MPC subsidiary, owns and operates the nation's second-largest convenience store chain, with approximately 2,740 convenience stores in 21 states.


MPC owns, leases or has ownership interests in approximately 10,800 miles of crude oil and light product pipelines. Through subsidiaries, MPC owns the general partner of MPLX LP, a midstream master limited partnership. Through MPLX, MPC has ownership interests in gathering and processing facilities with approximately 5.9 billion cubic feet per day of gathering capacity, 8.4 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas processing capacity and 610,000 barrels per day of fractionation capacity.


MPC's fully integrated system provides operational flexibility to move crude oil, NGLs, feedstocks and petroleum-related products efficiently through the company's distribution network and midstream service businesses in the Midwest, Northeast, East Coast, Southeast and Gulf Coast regions.



Job Function: Eng and Const; Fin and Acctg

Travel Expected: None


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Marathon Petroleum Company LP (“MPC”) is an equal employment opportunity employer.  All applicants will be considered without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status or other legally protected status.


Nearest Major Market: Galveston
Nearest Secondary Market: Houston

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